Lord, protect and bless us

Lord, protect and bless us

Author: Johann Franck (1750)
Tune: SEGNE UND BEHUTE
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: Johann Franck

Franck, Johann, son of Johann Franck, advocate and councillor at Guben, Brandenburg, was born at Guben, June 1, 1618. After his father's death, in 1620, his uncle by marriage, the Town Judge, Adam Tielckau, adopted him and sent him for his education to the schools at Guben, Cottbus, Stettin and Thorn. On June 28, 1638, he matriculated as a student of law at the University of Königsberg, the only German university left undisturbed by the Thirty Years' War. Here his religious spirit, his love of nature, and his friendship with such men as Simon Dach and Heinrich Held, preserved him from sharing in the excesses of his fellow students. He returned to Guben at Easter, 1640, at the urgent request of his mother, who wished to have him near her in… Go to person page >

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First Line: Lord, protect and bless us
German Title: Sengen und behüte
Author: Johann Franck (1750)
Language: English
Copyright: Tr. © Plough Publishing House

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